You've snagged yourself a job, you're settling in, you've gotten your first paycheck, and all you can think now is:
While that is completely understandable (and warranted!), it can't become an unbridled habit. So let's discuss the importance of creating and sticking to a solid budget so that you can make the most of the money you earn.
Step 1: Know Your Salary
That sounds easy enough, doesn't it? But it's much more than just knowing you make however much a year. You should be sure to check . . .